Posted on Thursday, May 2nd, 2019 at 11:58 pm
West Henrietta, NY (May 2, 2019) – A head-on collision between a Jeep and an ARC of Monroe County bus took place Thursday morning, May 2nd, and resulted in the hospitalization of six people. The crash was reported to have happened along Middle Road near Rush Henrietta Townline Road at approximately 7:30 a.m.
Deputies stated that the bus involved had crossed the center line of the road in an attempt to avoid hitting runners on the shoulder when it subsequently struck the Jeep. Emergency medical crews were immediately called to the scene of the crash, where they transported both drivers along with four passengers on the bus to a local hospital. None of the injuries appear to be life-threatening at this time, according to authorities.
Officials have stated that neither alcohol nor speed seem to be contributing factors and no charges have been filed. No further information has been made available.
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Above and beyond all else, our genuine sympathies are first extended to all six people who were hurt in this collision. There is nearly nothing as frightening as a sudden accident, and we sincerely preserve our highest hopes for their wellbeing. Every motor vehicle accident holds the potential to be seriously injurious or fatal, particularly those involving large vehicles such as a bus or truck. As the victim of a New York bus accident, it is absolutely crucial to know that you may have significant rights at this time.
At Hach & Rose, we are determined to help victims along the commonly complicated path toward obtaining reimbursement for their injuries. We are here for victims and their families 24/7 to answer any questions you may have regarding your involvement in an unexpected collision. If you or a loved one has suffered injuries in a New York bus accident, please do not hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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